Bruce Holliday
Bruce Holliday
Learning Technologies Developer at University of York
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"Hi, Why don't you use a webobject ? "
  • almost 7 years ago06/03/15 at 2:29 pm (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday started a new discussion Slider in SL2 is brilliant
"Hi, Just wanted to say thanks to the SL2 developer team for providing the Slider tool. I was inspired to build a slider to illustrate de..."
  • almost 7 years ago06/03/15 at 1:27 pm (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Importing and retaining variables
"Try this.   var player = GetPlayer(); var rawName = lmsAPI.GetStudentName(); var nameArray = rawName.split(","); var firstName = nameAr..."
  • almost 7 years ago05/29/15 at 7:29 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Importing and retaining variables
"Hi, Try this code  to get the name from the lms. You can see how to display either first name only or full name. //get user name //grab..."
  • almost 7 years ago05/28/15 at 10:22 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Sending Written Comments To Email
"Hi Aaron, Thought this might be of interest to you. Google  classroom"
  • 7 years ago05/14/15 at 10:22 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Sending Written Comments To Email
"Hi Aaron, Here's a solution for you. The scenario is as follows: Students fill in a form which includes their tutor email address. The ..."
  • 7 years ago05/11/15 at 10:01 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Sending Written Comments To Email
"Hi Aaron, This was a problem for me a week ago, until I got a bit of help from Satish who provided a working solution. Time start, time e..."
  • 7 years ago05/11/15 at 8:04 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Video with transparent bg for Storyline
"Hi Brian, I was responding to Ben Kurs request for tips and links on alpha channel software."
  • 7 years ago05/08/15 at 1:46 pm (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Video with transparent bg for Storyline
"html5 and h264 and alpha channel video demo. Click on the Directions  buton to see how it is done."
  • 7 years ago05/08/15 at 8:16 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Video with transparent bg for Storyline
"Using Aftereffects to create alpha channel video SL discussion on alpha channel video, see comment by Tim Wright Open source tools for ..."
  • 7 years ago05/08/15 at 8:05 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Total time counter
"Hello Satish, Thank you for your response. It works and that's brilliant. There's a whole lot more js code in there too for me to ponder..."
  • 7 years ago05/07/15 at 7:56 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Importing and retaining variables
"Hi Ashley, I had a thought as I was driving home last night, SL allows the export and import of text for translation. So there is a mech..."
  • 7 years ago05/07/15 at 7:44 am (UTC)
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"What I often do is duplicate the story.html file and rename it to index.html. As you know SL deletes any previous version when it publish..."
  • 7 years ago05/07/15 at 7:35 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Importing and retaining variables
"I think the basics are there as a prototype. Ideally you would want a csv file . I can see how it could be used though; a. Fill in a we..."
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 3:06 pm (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Importing and retaining variables
"Hi, Being able to pass data into SL has been something I wanted to solve and now it's a bit closer. I came across this solution. Haven't..."
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 2:50 pm (UTC)
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"You could edit the meta.xml file and change the name of the mobile folder??"
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 12:35 pm (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Video with transparent bg for Storyline
"Adobe Aftereffects can handle this. However SL can't handle video with transparency in my experience. I get round this by using the slide..."
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 12:26 pm (UTC)
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"How exciting for the students. No doubt they will range in skills and abilities from one end of the scale to the other so you will have t..."
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 12:17 pm (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Purchase and Customize Pre-Built Modules
"Try this drive download, let me know if you need any help, or development done for you. Download the zip here View the story file here"
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 12:04 pm (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Sending Written Comments To Email
"Aaron, You won't need students to input the teachers email. The form is shown to the student as a webobject they submit their text and t..."
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 11:40 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Sending Written Comments To Email
"Hi, Google forms is really easy to work with. so yes you can create whatever form controls you need. https://www.google.co.uk/forms/abo..."
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 11:21 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Total time counter
"Hi, I came across a solution for your problem and built a tutorial to demonstrate how it should work. Unfortunately I couldn't get to co..."
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 9:37 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Sending Written Comments To Email
"Hello Aaron, Have you thought of using a google form as a webobject for this? That would put the text responses directly into the teache..."
  • 7 years ago05/06/15 at 9:20 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday replied to the discussion Total time counter
"Hi, I wondered if you could set up a variable that  continually updates itself for each second that the tutorial is in use. Then show it..."
  • 7 years ago04/29/15 at 11:43 am (UTC)
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Bruce Holliday commented on the download Storyline: Slider Math Problems
"Brilliant sample of integrating 3 sliders to create a visually useful summing tool and as a download invaluable for us developers to pick..."
  • 7 years ago04/29/15 at 9:57 am (UTC)